44 Things to Do in Hoboken + Jersey City This Weekend {Nov 18-24}

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Get ready for a weekend of great Hoboken and Jersey City events. From the comfort of your home or going out and about, here is everything you need to make the most out of your weekend. Check out this list of all the virtual and in-person events happening in Hoboken, Jersey City, and beyond this weekend {November 18th-24th}.

Disclaimer: Events are subject to change. For the most up-to-date info, please contact the host directly.

Featured Events

DraftKings’ New User Deposit Match Promotion

Now until November 30th | SIGN UP NOW

DraftKings {221 River Street, Hoboken} is offering a $250 instant match deposit for new players until 11:59PM on November 30th. Playing casino games from your mobile has never been easier or more fun with new games launching on the platform all the time. Not to mention, the DraftKings trusted platform is safe and secure and has one login which grants users access to their Daily Fantasy Sports, Sportsbook, and Casino products.

Click here to sign up and learn more about DraftKings.

*Legal Disclaimer: If you or someone you know has a gambling problem and wants help, call 1-800-Gambler.  21+. NJ only. Only for new Casino players. Min. $5 deposit. Max $250 match. Bonus funds issued as site credits. Eligibility restrictions apply. See DraftKings.com/casino for details.

La Isla’s {Uptown} Happy Hour Lunch Promotion

Tuesdays – Thursdays from 11AM-4PM | CHECK OUT THEIR LUNCH MENU

Every Tuesday through Thursday until the end of the year, La Isla Uptown {25 12th Street, Hoboken} will be offering half price wine by the glass from 11AM-4PM. Whether you’re enjoying their classic El Cubano sandwich or new menu items like the Taquitos de Atun or Chino Latino Salad, lunch just got a whole lot better at La Isla Uptown. Make sure you let them know Hoboken Girl sent you.

Click here to check out their lunch menu and learn more about La Isla restaurant.

Heights Orthodontics’ Holiday Promotion

Now until December 20th | BOOK YOUR CONSULTATION NOW

Now until December 20th, Heights Orthodontics {343 Central Ave, Jersey City} is offering $500 off Invisalign treatment + low payment options for the holiday season. With payment options as low as $97 per month, there’s never been a better time to get the smile you’ve always wanted. Not to mention, consultations at Heights Ortho are complimentary. Just make sure to mention “Hoboken Girl” during your consultation to take advantage of their holiday promotion.

Call 201-975-4300 or click here to book your consultation and learn more about Heights Orthodontics.

Club Pilates Hoboken’s Black Friday Promotions

Sunday, November 22nd – Monday, November 30th |LEARN MORE NOW

This Sunday, November 22nd, Club Pilates Hoboken {1400 Hudson Street, Suite 3C} is starting their Black Friday promotion early with two amazing deals. From Sunday, November 22nd to Monday, November 30th, if you sign up for the semi-annual {6-month} membership and pay in full, you will get the rest of 2020 for free. Not to mention, from November 22nd to December 30th, if you Buy 4 classes, you will get 2 classes free. Just make sure you mention “Hoboken Girl” when you buy either of these Black Friday promotions.
Call 201-839-6648 or email hoboken@clubpilates.com to purchase these promotions and click here learn more about Club Pilates Hoboken.  

NJ Mom Baby Expo

November 19th – November 21st l BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW

The 7th Annual Baby Expo, presented by NJ MOM and sponsored by RWJ Barnabas Health & New York Life, is the premier celebration for expectant and new parents. Through their virtual expo, you will connect with leading baby and kids brands demonstrating the best in baby gear and accessories while receiving education on everything from sleeping to feeding to ‘taking care of mama’ and beyond. Learn and shop about everything you need to know to step into parenthood with ease.

Click here to learn more about the Baby Expo and buy a ticket.

Hoboken Girl’s Week of Gratitude

November 17th- 24th 

Hoboken Girl will be hosting our first-ever Week of Gratitude Giveaway Series. This is a fun opportunity for residents to enter for a chance to win amazing prizes from local businesses in Hoboken and Jersey City, all while giving back to non-profit organizations that dedicate their efforts to providing, resources, support, safety, and a helping hand to those in need.

Learn more about the Week of Gratitude and Enter Giveaways here.

Virtual Events

Building A Personal Brand On Twitter

Thursday, November 19th | 1:00PM-2:00PM

Please join Kimberley Bueno-Schonig, a professional Career Consultant, and learn how to navigate social media to create your personal brand. Join here.

Mentoring for Leadership

Thursday, November 19th | 4:00PM-5:30PM

Join the Women of Commerce for a discussion on the benefits of mentoring women for leadership and empowerment. Join the discussion here.

Meet the Artists

Thursday, November 19th | 7:00PM-9:00PM

Join live on Zoom for an evening with artists featured on Hoboken Arts online gallery. Each artist will speak and show their work. Learn more here.

Coffee and Conversation

Friday, November 20th | 9:00AM-10:00AM

Join for a breakfast club conversation with the Chamber President over zoom. Learn about what is going on in New Jersey and the plans for future months. Join here.

Non-Profit Council Meeting

Friday, November 20th | 11:00AM-12:30PM

There will be a non-profit council meeting this Friday offering the opportunity to check in as a sector and learn about plans for the future. Join here.

Business Women Networking Speaker

Friday, November 20th | 8:30AM-10:00AM

Cathy Cuddy, a nutrition and wellness expert, will be speaking about empowering you to be your best self. Register here.

Brik + Clik Grand Opening

Friday, November 20th | All day 

Brik + Clik, a wellness and beauty brand, will be opening their first store in the World Trade Center Occulus this Friday. Stop by and celebrate their opening day. Learn more here.

Writing for Wellness

Friday, November 20th | 1:00PM-2:30PM

Writing for Wellness is an online weekly support group that fosters expression. Led by Social Work professional, Olivia, writing sessions will cover positive coping skills, self-care journaling, reflection activities and more. Join here.

Fix and Flip Property Tour

Saturday, November 21st | 11:00AM-12:00PM

Are you interested in learning how to do Fix and Flip, Fix and Hold, Fix and Rent? Attend this Online Property Tour for a walkthrough of 2 Project Properties in 2 Different States. Join here.

In-Person Events

Lightbridge Academy Enrollment

Opens November 7th | 7:00AM-6:30PM

Go to Lightbridge Academy or visit their website to register for your child’s early education and development. Read more here.

Powerful Women

Wednesday, November 18th | 6:00PM-8:00PM

Brittney Vogel will be giving a live artist sketch demonstration for her “Powerful Women” Series at 1422 Grand Street, Hoboken, NJ. Read more here.

Combine Z Fitness Class

Thursday, November 19th | 7:00PM-8:00PM

No matter where you are in your fitness journey, first-timer vs. life-timer, Combine Z gets results by fine-tuning your athletic technique at Mama Johnson Field in Hoboken. Learn more here.

Up & Out Blowout Bar Pop-Up

Friday, November 20th | 12:00PM-6:00PM

341 Bloomfield Street in Hoboken will be having a pop-up event with MIUSA, fashionable and sustainable face coverings. Learn more here.

Battle of the Booty

Friday, November 20th | 12:00PM-6:00PM

 

 

Battle of the Booty is a squat competition between Crossfit Hoboken, Brazen Athletics, Hudson River Athletics, and The Fit Foundry held at each gym’s location. 100% of the proceeds go to the Hoboken Community Center- The Hoboken Food Pantry. Donate here.

Battle of the Booty Family Edition

Saturday, November 21st | 12:00PM-6:00PM

There is also a family edition of Battle of the Booty on Saturday where each family will do 100 squats combined held in the Monroe Center Courtyard. 100% of the proceeds go to the Hoboken Community Center- The Hoboken Food Pantry. Donate here.

Slay your way into the Holidaze

Saturday, November 21st | 12:00PM-4:00PM

Go to 11 Glenwood Ave in Jersey City for a day of shopping, vendors, photo booth, and refreshments to get yourself into the holiday spirit. Read more here.

Making Mammoths

Saturday, November 21st | All day

Liberty Science Center will debut its first-ever 10-foot-tall lifelike model of a huge ancient woolly mammoth on Saturday, November 21st as part of the new exhibit “Making Mammoths”. Get tickets here.

Hoboken Flea

Saturday, November 21st | All day

564 1st Street in Hoboken will host Hoboken Flea, a pop-up vintage market filled with clothes, accessories, plants, art, and more. Find out more here.

Baconfest at Zeppelin Hall

Saturday, November 21st | 4:00PM-7:00PM

Have a drink at Zepplin Hall Beer Garden in Jersey City where they will be serving free bacon from 4PM-7PM. Read more here.

Artisan Pizza Making Class

Saturday, November 21st | 3:30PM-5:30PM

Be transported to the streets of Napoli as you learn how to master the art of Pizza making at GFG Bakery in Hoboken. Sign up here.

Festive Fall Pie Making

Sunday, November 22nd | 1:00PM-3:00PM

No holiday feast is complete until you have had a slice or two of your favorite pie so let GFG Bakery in Hoboken teach you how to bake the perfect one. Sign up here.

40 Mile NJ/ NYC Bike Ride

Sunday, November 22nd | 5:30AM- 11:30AM

Get up bright and early for an NJ to NYC and back loop, including 8 cities, 6 parks, 4 bridges, 2 states in 40 miles. Meet in Riverfront Park, Newark, to join the ride. Read more here.

Anthony David’s Thanksgiving Meal

Order by Monday, November 23rd | All day

This year may feel different for the holidays, but Anthony David’s is here to keep it simple and feel like home. They have you covered with turkey and all the trimmings, plus homemade pies. They’ll even carve the bird for you. Place an order here.

Kid-Focused Events

Toddler Story Time

Thursday, November 19th | 11:00AM-11:30AM 

Join the Hoboken Library for toddler storytime, live on Zoom. Register here.

Teen Minecraft Club

Thursday, November 19th | 4:00PM-5:00PM 

Come hang out in the Hoboken Library’s Minecraft Realm. Explore, build, and play games with other teens on their private server. Join here.

Mommy & Me Music

Saturday, November 21st | 9:30AM-11:00AM 

Have fun with your kids, while helping develop their musical appreciation and creativity. Sign up here.

Guitar for Beginners

Saturday, November 21st | 9:30AM-11:00AM 

This is an introductory course for beginners who are interested in learning the basics of guitar playing. This class will focus on reading music and playing simple chords and melodies. Sign up here.

Teen Maker Monday – DIY Stressballs

Monday, November 23rd | All Day

Join the Hoboken Library for their teen craft of the month. This month they are making DIY Stressballs. Pick up a craft kit from the Library when it’s open, then follow along to our tutorial on their youtube page. Read more here.

Greater NJ/NY Events

Magic Of Lights

November 13th- January 2nd | Dusk- 11:00PM

Drive through a magical light show at PNC Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey. Get tickets here.

ViewPoints 2020

Until November 27th | Friday 11-3, Saturday 12-3

Visit the Studio Montclair located at 127 Bloomfield Ave in Montclair, NJ. View art from numerous artists that are a part of their ViewParts 2020 exhibit. Read more here.

Bayshore Farmer’s Market

Saturday, November 21st | 9:00AM-1:00PM

This curated, year-round market spotlights produce, meats, seafood, sweet treats, and cheeses from all over New Jersey. Located at 727 N Beers St Holmdel, NJ. Read more here.

Tutu 2.2

Saturday, November 21st | 9:00AM

Go to Convention Hall at the Asbury Park Boardwalk in New Jersey for a tutu run around the shore. Wear a tutu and have a great time. Learn more here.

40th Annual Granny’s Attic Craft Show

Saturday, November 21st | 8:00AM- 5:00PM

Go to 101 Crawfords Corner Road in Holmdel, New Jersey for this amazing craft show filled with Artwork, Accessories, Candles, Ceramics and so much more. Read more here.

Pet Photos With Santa

Saturday and Sunday, November 21st and 22nd| 11:00AM-3:00PM

Castle of Dreams Animal Rescue located at 434 Cliffwood Avenue in Cliffwood, New Jersey is hosting pet photos with Santa this weekend. Read more here.

Partner Happenings

Bergen Arms is Offering 1 Month Free and a Free Amazon Alexa

Bergen Arms is a luxury apartment complex located at 2507 Kennedy Boulevard in North Bergen, offering no-fee rentals. The community has large studios and 1- and 2- bedroom apartments, perfect for singles, roommates, and families. Bergen Arms is currently offering new residents an exciting opportunity — get one month free when you sign an 18-month lease. Plus, get a free Amazon Alexa. Click here to book a tour.

Draft Kings Will Match Your First Deposit Made When You Sign Up On Their App

DraftKings has taken the world of fantasy games by storm and made the casino floor accessible from the palm of your hand. The team behind DraftKings has opened an office, right here in Hoboken. Hoboken Girl readers get up to a $250 Instant Match Deposit Bonus, meaning DraftKings will instantly match your first deposit up to $250 when you sign up on the app. Click here to sign up.

EXP Consulting Start-Up is Here to Help During Tough Times for Businesses Small and Large.

Started by two millennial women working in the finance industry in NYC, EXP’s mission is to bridge the knowledge gaps in end-to-end processes and provide a deep dive into a company’s data and financials to favorably impact a business’ bottom line. Essentially, as a business owner — you can breathe, knowing your business is actively heading in a profitable direction, with help from the team at EXP. Click here to learn more about EXP.

Upcoming Weekday Events

Bright & Baby

Tuesday, November 24th | 7:00PM-8:30PM

Explore stages of labor, tools for each stage using movement, breath, and mindfulness, how partners can best support the birthing person, and thinking about your personal birth preferences for an empowered birth experience. Join here.

Metropolitan Family Health Thanksgiving Food Drive

Monday, November 23rd | 9:30AM-1:00PM

Go to 935 Garfield Avenue in Jersey City to help Metropolitan Family Health give out food to those in need for their Thanksgiving food drive. Learn more here.

Urban Souls Grounded in Gratitude

Tuesday, November 24th | 7:30PM-9:00PM

Join Urban Souls to release deeply held tension with mindful movement, restorative pauses, guided meditation, and space for reflection. Register here.

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Katie is a Jersey girl born and raised. Living in central New Jersey, she loves spending her summers on the shore. During the rest of the year, you can find her studying on campus at Stevens Institute of Technology where she is majoring in Marketing. Hoboken is now her home away from home and she can’t live without walks by the Hudson or spontaneous trips into New York City.